Michigan Contestants Rocking Competition on 'American Idol'

17-year-old Jena Irene of Farmington Hills and 16-year-old Malaya Watson of Southfield are separating themselves from the rest of the pack in Season 13 of American Idol. Click through the gallery to see videos of their performances from the competition. 

  • Jena and Malaya are both teens from southeast Michigan. Click through to see their performances on 'American Idol.'

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    "Rolling in the Deep," Top 8 YouTube

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    "Ain't No Way," Top 8 YouTube

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    "Bring Me to Life", Top 9 YouTube

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    "The Long and Winding Road," Top 9 YouTube

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    Jena Irene, "Clarity", Top 10 YouTube

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    Malaya Watson, "When I Was Your Man", Top 10 YouTube

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    Jena Irene, "Decode", Top 11 YouTube

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    Malaya Watson, "I Am Changing", Top 11 YouTube

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    Jena Irene, "Suddenly I See", Top 12 YouTube

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    Malaya Watson, "Take Me to the King", Top 12 YouTube

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    Jena Irene and Malaya Watson, Hollywood Week YouTube

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    Jena Irene, Detroit Auditions YouTube

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    Malaya Watson, Detroit Auditions YouTube